Richard Hoskins

Agent: Mark Lucas

Richard is a criminologist, with expertise in African ritual crime. He was called upon by the Metropolitan Police Service to work as an expert witness in the Torso in the Thames case. Richard’s account of his involvement in the case, The Boy in the River became a Sunday Times bestseller. He has since been called as an expert witness in over a hundred criminal cases, including numerous high-profile murders, such as those of Victoria Climbié, Jodi Jones and the Eric Bikubi and Magalie Bamu case.